Tam, Yat Hung

MBChB(CUHK), MPH(HK), MSc(InfectDis)(Lond), MBuddhStud(HK), FHKCCM, FHKAM(Community Medicine), FFPH
Clinical Assistant Professor of Practice
Division of Community Medicine and Public Health Practice
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Tel: 3917 6777
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Dr Tam Yat-hung obtained his medical degree at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, and his master degrees in public health at HKU and in infectious diseases at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. He is fellows of the Hong Kong Academy of Medicine in the specialty of community medicine and of the Faculty of Public Health of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of UK. Before joining the School of Public Health, he worked in different services of the Centre for Health Protection and the Primary Care Office of the Department of Health, the Government of the HKSAR. His practice mainly focused on communicable disease surveillance, epidemiological investigation of disease outbreak and implementation of control and preventive measures, with special interest in field epidemiology. He is currently involved in the public health education for undergraduate and postgraduate students and training of public health specialists. His main research interests include vaccine immunogenicity, efficacy and effectiveness; vaccination strategies; infectious disease surveillance and epidemiology.

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Selected Publications (Pub Med Search)


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